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Trevor Kapp

Reporter/Producer @tkapp20 tkapp@dnainfo.com

Trevor Kapp is a reporter/producer covering breaking news across New York City for DNAinfo.

He was born and raised in Alphabet City, long before the NYU and New School kids started moving in, as he likes to point out. He still lives there.

But he left the neighborhood in 2007 for four years and graduated from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in May 2011 with a degree in Journalism & Mass Communication. While he enjoyed his time down South, Trevor missed Ray's Pizza, the R train and playground basketball too much, so he returned to New York.

Prior to joining DNAinfo, Trevor worked as a general assignment reporter for the Daily News, where he had more than 200 bylines.

Fun Fact: Trevor thinks he must own the New York City reporter record for getting asked by cops, "What are you, in high school?"

Fort Greene and DUMBO »

July 7, 2015

Shake Shack Unveils Chicken Sandwich at Brooklyn Eateries

A chicken sandwich hit the menu for $6.29 Tuesday.

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

July 7, 2015

Man's Face Slashed in Fight Over $2 at Williamsburg Deli, Witnesses Say

He was attacked in a bodega near Division Avenue and Berry Street.

Harlem »

July 7, 2015

Funeral For Teen Shot Dead in Polo Grounds Set for Friday

Jordan Barber's wake and funeral will be held in Harlem Friday afternoon.

Ditmas Park & Flatbush »

July 6, 2015

Man Dies After Leap From House Fire That Hurt 5 Others, Family Says

Tony Celestin died after a fire tore through his home at 2126 Nostrand Ave., family said.

Harlem »

July 5, 2015

Gunman Who Killed Teen in Polo Grounds May Be From East Harlem: Sources

The gunman who killed Jordan Barber, 18, may be from an East Harlem-based crew.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

July 2, 2015

Police Looking For Suspect Who Groped Woman Inside Apartment Building

The incident occured on West 103rd Street June 6 about 2:25 a.m., police said.

East New York & Brownsville »

July 2, 2015

Thieves Swipe ATM Machine From Checkers Restaurant While It's Open: NYPD

The incident occurred inside an East New York Checkers Tuesday about 10:20 p.m., police said.

Fordham & Tremont »

July 2, 2015

Mother Arrested After Taking Pictures of Son With Knife to his Throat: NYPD

Alexis Jabbour, 20, took photos of her 7-month-old son with a knife to his throat, police said.